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  1. 5 takeaways from Tuesday's action at Euro 2020
  2. 5 takeaways from Monday's action at Euro 2020
  3. Arnautovic insists he's 'not a racist' after celebration stirs controversy
  4. 5 takeaways from Sunday's action at Euro 2020
  5. Denmark's courage, medics' timely response inspire on emotional day at Euros

June 15, 2021
5 takeaways from Tuesday's action at Euro 2020

One year later, Euro 2020 is finally underway. At the end of every matchday, we’ll be dissecting the biggest talking points from all the action. Below, we look back on Tuesday’s riveting matches. Portugal can’t play like it’s 2016 Head coach Fernando Santos finally got it right after 80 minutes of futile possession. Portugal exploded…

June 14, 2021
5 takeaways from Monday's action at Euro 2020

One year later, Euro 2020 is finally underway. At the end of every matchday, we’ll be dissecting the biggest talking points from all the action. Below, we look back on Monday’s trio of games. Scotland’s Clarke under fire Scotland manager Steve Clarke is left to reflect on his team selection in the wake of a…

June 14, 2021
Arnautovic insists he's 'not a racist' after celebration stirs controversy

Marko Arnautovic has denied claims he’s racist after his intense celebration for Austria’s third goal during Sunday’s 3-1 win over North Macedonia caused controversy at Euro 2020. The former Stoke City and West Ham United attacker, who has Serbian background, was accused on social media of directing an anti-Albanian slur at Egzon Bejtulai, according to…

May 29, 2021
Key takeaways as Chelsea crush Manchester City's Champions League dream

Chelsea were crowned European champions for the second time in their history after Kai Havertz’s breakaway goal downed Manchester City on Saturday. Thomas Tuchel, who only inherited the Chelsea squad from his predecessor Frank Lampard in January, relied on strong defensive foundations and stardust in attack to mastermind a 1-0 victory in the Champions League…

April 21, 2021
Fans target owners, VAR in government-backed 'overhaul' of English football

The Football Supporters’ Association (FSA) and the U.K. government are overseeing an extensive review of football in England and Wales designed to put fans at the center of the sport’s governance. Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United, and Tottenham Hotspur were set to join the European Super League until they bowed to fan pressure…

March 15, 2021
Ronaldo claims world scoring record, but will others dispute it?

Cristiano Ronaldo is laying claim to the world scoring record after notching the 768th, 769th, and 770th goals of his career during Juventus’ 3-1 win over Cagliari on Sunday. But some clubs and retired players may question his achievement. The 36-year-old said he recognized Pele’s goal tally as 767 across club and international play, and…

April 13, 2021
By the numbers: Biggest storylines from the international break

Below, theScore picks out the best statistics and stories to surface during an action-packed international break. -1: Japan finished one goal shy of the biggest win in its history when it trounced Mongolia 14-0 in Tuesday’s World Cup qualifier. The Samurai Blue’s record victory remains a 15-0 cruise against the Philippines in 1967. 0: Goals…

January 31, 2020
Is Canada closing the gap on the United States in men's soccer?

International soccer dud Canada could do worse than using regional foes Mexico and the United States as a yardstick for its own progression. The pair of perennial CONCACAF behemoths have earned 25 World Cup appearances and 17 confederation conquests between them, while Canada’s resume features just the lone entry in the quadrennial showpiece and a…

September 30, 2019
Real Madrid is planning a super tennis match between Nadal and Federer at the Bernabeu

Real Madrid wants to organize a major tennis match between Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer at the fantastic Santiago Bernabeu Arena. Florentino Perez would like to arrange the tennis show at the Bernabeu, and he advised club authorities he needs to have this gathering on their pitch. As indicated by Spanish media ABC, Perez intends…

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